Manuel Kuchda, 87, died Dec. 12 in Durham.
He was born Nov. 2, 1931, at Ft. Leavenworth to Manuel and Francis Svestka Kuchda.
He married Adeline Tambour Nov. 8, 1969, in Manhattan.
Manuel is survived by his wife, Adeline Kuchda of Durham; son Bill Storey of Charleston, South Carolina; daughter Donna Gazaway of St. George; sister Mary Yates of Durham; three grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Millie Gilkey.
The family will have services at a later date.
Memorials to Kansas State University Cancer Research Center.
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